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Chapman relaunch features two prongs


Shareholder activist Robert Chapman is in the final stages of preparing to unleash his new firm on corporate America.



Robert Chapman

In preparation for his April 1 launch, Chapman has brought in a new partner to focus exclusively on executing activist strategies, freeing him to hunt down new targets. David Voyticky, formerly of the mergers-and-acquisitions departments of Houlihan Lokey Howard & Zukin, Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan, will take over fights after Chapman has made the initial attacks in his signature 13D filings. Voyticky's brief will include litigation, proxy fights, board negotiations and dealing with prospective